Sitka Airport On Japonski Island, 1.5 miles, or a 20-minute walk, west of downtown. The Ride Sitka green line bus runs to the island but stops short of the airport.
Alaska Airlines Flights to/from Juneau (45 minutes) and Ketchikan (one hour).
Harris Aircraft Services Floatplane air-taxi service to small communities and USFS cabins as well as larger Southeast towns such as Juneau.
The Alaska Marine Highway Ferry Terminal is 7 miles northwest of town; ferries depart in both directions twice a week to Juneau ($65, nine hours), and once a week to Petersburg ($70, 11 hours)
The once-a-week MV Fairweather ferry cuts travel time to Juneau to 4½ hours.
- Large cruise ships dock at Halibut Point Marine, 6 miles north of town. Special cruise-company buses run passengers into town.
- Smaller ships dock offshore in Sitka Sound and take passengers into Crescent Harbor in water taxis.